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New NaturalizeNY Lottery Increases Legal Immigrants’ Odds of Becoming Citizens

Posted on 07/13/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Find Out How

Just launched today, NaturalizeNY, a first in the nation public-private partnership, offers special help – and a special lottery – so legal immigrant green card holders in New York can live the dream:  become U.S. citizens...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Accessing Legal Help

Tags: Naturalize NY, immigration lottery, Office for New Americans, Immigrant and Refugee Services

Best Commencement Speech of 2016

Posted on 06/8/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

4 Proven Secrets to Success By Former Undocumented Immigrant, Current High-Flying Catholic Charities Attorney


Victor Cueva  delivers SUNY Ulster 2016 Commencement Speech

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Immigrant Justice Corps fellow, Immigrant and Refugee Services, SUNY Ulster Commencement speech, secrets to success, Victor Cueva, undocumented immigrant

The Number One Skill for Immigrant’s Success: English

Posted on 07/13/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

intlcntrclassPracticing English at Catholic Charities International Center

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Tags: El Diario, Immigrant and Refugee Services

Don’t Be Scammed

Posted on 04/10/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

As we wait to hear what will happen to the Texas court decision that blocks President Obama’s Executive Action...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: El Diario, Immigrant and Refugee Services, Immigration Reform, Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs